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by fivereaders
Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:42 pm
Forum: The Graduate Forum
Topic: Roll of honour 
Replies: 109
Views: 105315

Re: Roll of honour 

As stated above, I finished this program on June 10. I ran in the Strawberry Shortcut 5K this past Sunday, in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. I finished in 32 minutes! I am SO happy. My goal for next time will be under 30 minutes. I think it's very doable, as long as I keep up with my running. And for t...
by fivereaders
Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:40 pm
Forum: The Graduate Forum
Topic: Roll of honour 
Replies: 109
Views: 105315

Re: Roll of honour 

Today I finished the get running program! Nine weeks ago when I began I doubted that I could really do this. Age 57, never before a runner, how could this really work? But folks, I did it! And I must say I'm proud of myself. I know I will keep it up. For right now I think 30 minutes is enough (altho...
by fivereaders
Sat Jun 05, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: The Starting Line
Topic: Where is The Voice from?
Replies: 17
Views: 12447

Re: Where is The Voice from?

I figured she's from Australia, but I'm an american, so what do I know! :-) I kind of miss her now that I'm in week nine and she only speaks every ten minutes.....
by fivereaders
Tue May 25, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: The Starting Line
Topic: I have no idea if I can do this!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 9708

Re: I have no idea if I can do this!!!

Just ran across your post, Polly. I was right in the same spot 7 weeks ago. Yes, tomorrow is the final run of week 7 and I can't believe it. Although I've been a walker for years and years I just never could run. But, I can now! And I'm --- 57 years old! I'm so proud of myself. ~ Peace, Colleen
by fivereaders
Sat May 15, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: The Starting Line
Topic: Sticky: Introductions!
Replies: 529
Views: 334442

Re: Sticky: Introductions!

Thought I would introduce myself. This morning I finished the first run of week six! Week six!!! I am 57 years old and have always wanted to be a runner but every time I would try, I would burn out quickly. This program really works! (Too many exclamation points, I know, but this is so exciting to m...